Art­ful en­deav­ours

Good - - GOOD SELECTION - –Samantha Gee

Crafter­math: the clut­ter left ly­ing around af­ter you fi­nally make that thing you found on Pin­ter­est

Kiwi been men­tor­ing lo­cals in the Kenyan town of Emali, us­ing their tra­di­tional artis­tic skills to make high-end home­wares. A sus­tain­able busi­ness model means the strug­gling com­mu­nity can now gen­er­ate an al­ter­na­tive source of in­come, en­sur­ing all the fi­nan­cial ben­e­fits stay close to home. The lo­cally-made home­wares are cur­rently stocked in lo­cal ho­tels and gift shops where tourists can buy these qual­ity, au­then­tic sou­venirs. Due to hot de­mand, a se­lec­tion are also avail­able in­store at Iko Iko, New Zealand.

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